Thought Leader Select

Thought Leader Select Thought Leader Select

4400 Oak Hill Road, Chapel Hill, 27514, US


Promoting Better Patient and Public Health Thought Leader Select is a Chapel Hill, NC-based private consulting firm serving the biopharmaceutical, medical device, and diagnostics industries with strategies, in-house research, and a suite of engagement tools and support for collaborating with and reaching out to key opinion leaders and centers of excellence in medicine. Thought Leader Select has supported over 30 companies as they develop effective treatments to promote better patient and public health across more than 18 therapeutic areas and 50 diseases and conditions. Thought Leader Select’s customized work strengthens medical marketing initiatives, medical affairs outreach, and payer marketing strategies to support market access, pricing, and reimbursement issues. Powered by an in-house research arm that has assessed the skills, experience, and sentiments of thousands of leading medical professionals and institutions, we are the “experts on the experts,” building engagement frameworks for physicians and allied health professionals for advisory boards, consulting, and speaker programs, as well as medical science liaison panels and clinical trial collaboration.

Experts (4)

Paul Meade

Paul Meade


Innovative leader in healthcare, promoting thought leadership in medicine

Key Opinion Leaders Thought Leadership Public Health Medicine Sunshine Act (Ppsa) Healthcare System Medical Ethics Personalized Medicine Pharmaceutical Development Biomarkers and Companion Diagnostics

Neil Mellor

Neil Mellor

Global Business Development Consultant

20-year pharmaceutical industry veteran available for company training/workshops in support of KOL strategies/compliance

Key Opinion Leaders Centers of Excellence Payer Key Opinion Leaders Kol Profiling Kol Engagement Kol Identification Kol Mapping

Lisa Smith

Lisa Smith

Executive Vice President of Research and Development

Award-winning journalist, researcher, and consultant available for company training/workshops for key opinion leader engagement strategies

Kol Strategies Kol Profiling Kol Identification Kol Mapping Centers of Excellence Trends in Healthcare

Kristen Smithwick

Kristen Smithwick

Vice President of Business Development, Marketing, and Strategic Planning

Healthcare research and consulting leader available for corporate training/workshops on thought leaders in medicine

Key Opinion Leaders Centers of Excellence Kol Identification Kol Mapping Kol Engagement Kol Profiling Msl Strategies for Kol Outreach Pharma Marketing Strategies for Kol Outreach

Industry Experience (10)

  • Biotechnology
  • Corporate Leadership
  • Health Care - Providers
  • Health Care - Services
  • Management Consulting
  • Market Research
  • Medical Devices
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Public Policy
  • Research